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Harry’s Garden Party

Today we had a fete in memory of a much loved teacher Mr Wilkinson, who passed away recently.We included fishing themed games among our stalls and will donate proceeds to one of Mr Wilkinson’s favourite charities. We all had a fun filled afternoon and it was perfect weather for us.

UNICEF Playground Challenge

Yesterday morning in family groups we took part in the playground challenge. Groups designed their own challenges, collected sponsorship and carried out the 20 minute timed challenge. Groups made equipment from recycled items and every challenge was unique and creative. Everyone looked like they were having lots of fun.

Textiles Exhibition

Today our year 11 textiles class proudly showed their work to parents, staff, governors and pupils. They have all worked incredibly hard and produced some beautiful work. Well done year 11!

KS4 Bowling

Pupils took part in reward trips to celebrate all their good work and behaviour over the last term. Some of out pupils went bowling in Sunderland.

Christmas Jumper Day

Today everyone has come to school in their Christmas jumpers to raise money for Save the Children. With one week to go until we break up for Christmas, we are all feeling very festive.

Rights Respecting Schools

Today we had the second set of presentations. Everyone did really well and all the presentations were fantastic. This term we have been learning about Article 6 which recognises that children have the right to survive and develop.

9W Textiles.

This week, 9W finished their sea life inspired bags. We also worked hard to make some felt. We will use it next week to make something festive.

Family groups

Today some of our groups presented what they have been working on over the last few weeks. Presentations included: performing plays, creating artwork, model making and creating stories. Everyone has done a fantastic job.

Actionwork Anti Bullying Workshops

Today, all of our KS3 pupils took part in anti bullying workshops. The interactive sessions helped pupils learn about different types of bullying and its effect on people. Pupils discussed a range of strategies to combat bullying in school and in other situations.

9W Felting

Today in textiles, 9W made felt. They will cut them into shapes next week to decorate their bags for life.